Microsoft today named two security features that will appear in Windows 10 that will diminish the importance of using passwords to ensure device security.
Microsoft's layered security approach for mobile management was discussed during a Web broadcast this week.
A source claims that Microsoft's next Windows Server could include a "Nano Server" element.
A "preview" last week of an automatic password rollover feature for organizations that use shared social media accounts was released by Microsoft's Azure Active Directory team.
Vulnerabilities in the newly released iOS and Android versions of Outlook have been discovered, with one causing the app to bypass custom Exchange ActiveSync security policies in organizations.
This month's Microsoft security update has been released, packed with three "critical bulletins and six "important" items.
Anthem alerted customers that its system had been compromised information, including names, addresses, birthdays and Social Security numbers of millions of its customers.
Microsoft this week played up the machine learning features of Azure Active Directory (AD) to protect against cyber attacks.
Windows Server 2003 lose security support when the product's lifecycle ends this summer.
Google has made public information on two more Windows flaws -- both found in Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.
Information pertaining to a vulnerability in Windows 8.1 that could allow for a malicious application from bypassing security was released last week by Google.
Microsoft has released a fix for a vulnerability that has been hidden in plain sight since 1995.
The sophistication of attackers is outstripping chief information security officers' (CISOs) ability to fend them off and the number of threats has increased markedly.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
Microsoft outlined some of the new security features making its way to the company's next OS.
Among the 2,100 employees laid off on Thursday, Microsoft shut down the company's Trustworthy Computing (TwC) Group.
Microsoft's monthly Security Update was released on Tuesday with one bulletin item rated "critical" and three "important" items.
Microsoft released August's patch on Tuesday with nine bulletins -- two rated "critical" and seven rated "important" -- that address 37 flaws across multiple Microsoft products.
Microsoft announced that its plans to blocks older installations of ActiveX for Internet Explorer has been pushed back to Sept. 9.
ActiveX blocking capabilities will be making their way to Internet Explorer browsers on Aug. 12, according to Microsoft.
Ransomware that is currently going after Synology network attached storage (NAS) servers has been disclosed by the Taiwan-based storage hardware maker Synology.